Metabolic Syndrome

Clinical Trial Finder

Many patients with metabolic syndrome are interested in participating in the latest research regarding their condition. This Clinical Trial Finder can help you—or a loved one—easily find ongoing cardiovascular clinical research trials for which you might qualify. This list is a service of the U.S. National Institutes of Health called, a database of publicly and privately supported clinical studies.

Simply click on the trial below that interests you to learn how you might participate.

Effect of BGG on Glucose Metabolism and Other Markers of Metabolic Syndrome

Condition:   Pre Diabetes
Interventions:   Dietary Supplement: BGG;   Other: Placebo
Sponsors:   Vedic Lifesciences Pvt. Ltd.;   Healthy Directions, LLC
Completed - verified July 2016

Effect of a Continuous Glucose Monitoring on Maternal and Neonatal Outcomes in Gestational Diabetes Mellitus

Condition:   GDM
Interventions:   Device: FreeStyle sensors.;   Device: Glucometer
Sponsor:   Tel-Aviv Sourasky Medical Center
Not yet recruiting - verified July 2016

Metabolic Risk Management, Physical Exercise and Lifestyle Counselling in Low-active Adults; Controlled Randomized Trial

Conditions:   Metabolic Syndrome X;   Lifestyle-related Condition;   Lifestyle Risk Reduction;   Cardiovascular Risk Factor
Interventions:   Behavioral: Lifestyle;   Behavioral: Aerobic interval training;   Behavioral: Traditional continous training
Sponsors:   INEFC-Lleida;   Institut Català de la Salut;   Universitat de Lleida;   Jordi Gol i Gurina Foundation
Recruiting - verified July 2016

Meal Timing, Genetics and Weight Loss

Condition:   Obesity
Sponsor:   Universidad de Murcia
Recruiting - verified July 2016

Racial Differences in MCT for Metabolic Syndrome

Condition:   Metabolic Syndrome X
Intervention:   Dietary Supplement: Medium chain triglycerides (MCT)
Sponsors:   Boston Medical Center;   Boston University
Not yet recruiting - verified July 2016

Replacing Refined Carbohydrates With Healthy Fats on Cardio-metabolic Markers

Conditions:   Pre-diabetes;   Metabolic Syndrome
Interventions:   Dietary Supplement: Active;   Dietary Supplement: Control
Sponsor:   Institute for Food Safety and Health, United States
Recruiting - verified July 2016

Study Comparing Fish Oil and Krill Oil

Conditions:   Inflammation;   Dyslipidemia
Interventions:   Dietary Supplement: Fish oil;   Dietary Supplement: Krill oil
Sponsors:   Tufts University;   Prevention Pharmaceuticals
Terminated - verified July 2016

Efficacy of a Natural Components Mixture in the Treatment of Non Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease (NAFLD)

Condition:   Non-alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
Interventions:   Dietary Supplement: nutraceutical mixture;   Dietary Supplement: placebo
Sponsor:   Neuromed IRCCS
Recruiting - verified July 2016

A Multi-center Controlled-feeding Study of Dietary Fat Intake and Weight Change and Related Metabolic Risk Factors in China

Conditions:   Healthy;   Metabolic Syndrome
Interventions:   Behavioral: low-fat diet;   Behavioral: moderate-fat diet;   Behavioral: high-fat diet
Sponsor:   Zhejiang University
Completed - verified July 2016

Impact of Almond Supplementation on Body Composition in Overweight/Obese Minority Adults

Conditions:   Obesity;   Overweight;   Fatty Liver;   Metabolic Syndrome X
Interventions:   Dietary Supplement: Almond;   Dietary Supplement: Cereal Bar
Sponsors:   Columbia University;   Almond Board of California
Active, not recruiting - verified July 2016

Lifestyle Intervention and Testosterone Replacement in Obese Seniors

Condition:   Obesity and Hypogonadism
Interventions:   Drug: Testosterone;   Other: Lifestyle Therapy;   Drug: Placebo
Sponsors:   VA Office of Research and Development;   Biomedical Research Institute of New Mexico;   Washington University School of Medicine
Recruiting - verified July 2016

Symptoms and Clinical Signs of Hypogonadism in Testicular Cancer Survivors

Conditions:   Metabolic Syndrome;   Hypogonadism;   Cardio-vascular Disease
Sponsor:   Rigshospitalet, Denmark
Completed - verified July 2016

The Effect of an Enhanced Rice Bran Nutritional Supplement in HIV

Condition:   Human Immunodeficiency Virus Infection
Interventions:   Dietary Supplement: rice bran arabinoxylan compound (RBAC);   Dietary Supplement: Placebo
Sponsors:   University of Miami;   Daiwa Health Development
Completed - verified July 2016

Individualized Maternal Milk Fortification for Feeding the Preterm Infants

Condition:   Metabolic Syndrome
Intervention:   Dietary Supplement: Tailored protein fortification
Sponsor:   Aristotle University Of Thessaloniki
Completed - verified July 2016

Renal Sympathetic Denervation in Metabolic Syndrome (Metabolic Syndrome Study)

Condition:   Metabolic Syndrome
Interventions:   Procedure: Renal Denervation;   Device: EnligHTN™ Renal Denervation System.
Sponsor:   St. Jude Medical
Completed - verified July 2016

Mediterranean Lifestyle Intervention in Patients With Non-alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease

Conditions:   Non-alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease (NAFLD);   Non-alcoholic Steatohepatitis (NASH)
Interventions:   Behavioral: Mediterranean lifestyle;   Behavioral: Mediterranean Diet
Sponsors:   Harokopio University;   University of Athens
Recruiting - verified July 2016

A Study of Strawberries and Disease Risk

Conditions:   Nutritional and Metabolic Diseases;   Inflammation;   Physiological Responses
Interventions:   Dietary Supplement: Placebo;   Dietary Supplement: 10G;   Dietary Supplement: 20G;   Dietary Supplement: 40G;   Dietary Supplement: Placebonofiber
Sponsors:   Institute for Food Safety and Health, United States;   California Strawberry Commission
Active, not recruiting - verified July 2016

Effect of Apple and Apple Pomace on Inflammation and Cholesterol Metabolism in Healthy Overweight

Condition:   Cardiovascular Diseases
Interventions:   Dietary Supplement: Apples;   Dietary Supplement: Apple pomace
Sponsors:   University of Copenhagen;   Technical University of Denmark;   Central Jutland Regional Hospital
Completed - verified July 2016

Defining Strategies for Improving Endothelial and Fibrinolytic Dysfunction in Obesity

Condition:   Metabolic Syndrome X
Interventions:   Drug: Eplerenone;   Drug: Ramipril
Sponsor:   Vanderbilt University
Terminated - verified July 2016

20 Year Changes in Fitness & Cardiovascular Disease Risk - Ancillary to CARDIA

Conditions:   Cardiovascular Diseases;   Coronary Disease;   Diabetes Mellitus;   Metabolic Syndrome X;   Hypertension;   Obesity
Sponsor:   National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI)
Completed - verified November 2008